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Maximal inspiratory pressure increased in all subjects after training.
Validation of a technique to assess maximal inspiratory pressure in poorly cooperative patients.
In a review of the respiratory muscle training literature, Sheel (2002) revealed improvements in maximal inspiratory pressure ranging from 8-57% along with improvements in vital capacity, total lung volumes, and peak inspiratory flow of 3-5% (24).
Maximal inspiratory pressure and MEP were performed using standard procedure.
Estimation of inspiratory muscle strength in mechanically ventilated patients: the measurement of maximal inspiratory pressure.
Under the neurological criteria the patient must have a maximal inspiratory pressure less than sixty centimeter of water pressure or a forced vital capacity less than fifty percent of predicted.

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